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FZNT25 KWNM 072109
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
409 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG LOW WILL TRACK NE ACROSS THE SRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS TONIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING. THE LOW WILL CONTINUE NE
ACROSS THE NE WATERS MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE MON AND
MON NIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST MON
NIGHT...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE WHILE PULLING A
COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE AREA. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL
PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD SE TO THE SE COAST THU NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE AREA LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT...AS
ANOTHER RIDGE BUILDS SE TOWARDS THE SE COAST.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 50 TO 60 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 60 TO
70 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT...BUILDING TO 25 TO 34 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT...BUILDING TO 18 TO 25 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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